Takaaki Katagiri (片桐 隆明 Katagiri Takaaki?) is a character in the manga and anime series World Trigger. He is one of the eleven candidates for Yūichi Jin's Fūjin, and the leader of the A-rank team Katagiri Unit.
Takaaki has short and wavy brown hair and wears glasses. His eye color could not be seen.
As of yet, he has only been seen in normal clothing. He wears a green suit (black in the manga) over a blue necktie and a white dress shirt.
Katagiri makes a brief appearance at HQ, greeting Jin.
Katagiri is mentioned as a Fūjin candidate by Jin.
- "Takaaki" is written with 隆 ("noble, prosperous") and 明 (clear, tomorrow, bright), while "Katagiri" (片桐?) means "Kiri splinter".
- Like the rest of his teammates, he was originally a character of Room 303.
- His voice actor, Ryōsuke Kanemoto, also voices Teruteru Kōda.